Technical Service and Sales Representative (with focus on technical part)

PPG Deco Slovakia, s.r.o.

Place of work
Kia Motors Slovakia s.r.o., Teplička nad Váhom
Contract type
Start date
Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards
1 200 EUR - 1 500 EUR

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

• Ensure that all PPG and customer safety requirements , and ethical standards are met at all times
• Follow standard PPG ethics code
• Carry out technical service for PPG customer:
• Conduct surveillance of technological processes through the use of PPG materials.
• Ensure the conformity to specification of the daily production from all process areas
• Perform a workshop adaptation of PPG products according to customer requirements
• Establish and implement communication links / visits to Inspection area, visits to customer line laboratory, visits to customer process engineers on a regular basis .
• Ensure a good flow of information between the PPG laboratory, management and the customer, so that members of the PPG and the customer staff have appropriate understanding of the projects and were informed about the status of the work and tasks
• Conduct monitoring of production lines, where are used PPG products. Regularly monitor painted parts, and process equipment, at key stages of paint process and inspection and investigate any concerns noted in a dynamic and proactive basis. Communicate concerns to relevant customer personnel or PPG. Identify where possible route cause of concern ie: material, equipment or process.
• Evaluate technical projects, solve Coatings Product field issues, evaluate new product technologies,
• To secure production and ensure all necessary operations before and after planned shutdown
• Control the level of materials, plan, order and receive the deliveries
• Ensure that any concerns raised by customer are investigated on a dynamic and proactive basis.
• Report the problems immediately to supervisor and take appropriate preventive actions
• Solve problems using problem solving tools.
• Apply a logical and calculated approach to problem resolution , and instruct the operators to make changes as and when required
• Organise line trials according to requirement , monitor performance , and report accordingly to those concerned
• To effectively and precisely prioritise their work .
• Undertake regular process reviews to investigate potential sales oportunities, quality improvements and cost saving benefits.
• Implement ideas aimed at improving quality and productivity at work
• Cooperate in the coordination of supplys and monitoring it.
• Monitor, evaluate and plan consumption for the used PPG products at the customer line
• Support and perform tanning for new or less experienced TSSR.
• Activelly support and participate on a „secure launch“
• Promote PPG products.
• Maintain a good relationship with customer
• Update and distribute weekly report internally to define current performance

Employee perks, benefits

• Working at customer site - Kia Motors Slovakia s.r.o.
• No company car.
• No personnel to supervise.
• Laptop + mobile phone + network connection

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Educational Specialization

Technical or Chemistry

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Other knowledge

Microsoft Word - advanced
Microsoft Excel - advanced
Microsoft PowerPoint - advanced

Driving licence


Personality requirements and skills

• Secondary school or University degree in technical university (preferably), paint technology, technology of organic chemistry
• Work in paint technology is big advantage
• Excellent communication skills
• Ability to recognise details of colours (color shade)
• Ability to work in multinational environment
• Ability to work in shifts (one week 6 A.M. - 2 P.M. and 2 P.M. - 10 P.M. the other)
• Proactive
• Problem solving skills
• Knowing processes and chemical materials used in automotive
• Able to build good relationship
• Self-discipline
• fluent Slovak - spoken & written
• English language – Mid- advanced
• Driver licence – cat. B


Brief description of the company

PPG Industries' vision is to continue to be the world’s leading coatings and specialty products company.
Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company.
Founded in 1883, PPG has global headquarters in Pittsburgh and operates in more than 60 countries around the world. Sales in 2011 were $14.9 billion. PPG shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange (symbol: PPG). For more information, visit

Number of employees

200-249 employees

Company address

PPG Deco Slovakia, s.r.o.
Sad SNP 667/10
010 01 Žilina


Contact person: Ľubica Berešíková
E-mail: send CV
ID: 3302056   Dátum zverejnenia: 30.4.2018   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   1 200 EUR - 1 500 EUR